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Faculty of Applied Science

School of Engineering (ELEC Electric Motor Drives)

As one of the world’s leading universities, The University of British Columbia creates an exceptional learning environment that fosters global citizenship, advances a civil and sustainable society, and supports outstanding research to serve the people of British Columbia, Canada and the world. The School of Engineering invites you to join us in achieving UBC’s new vision.

The Faculty of Applied Science’s School of Engineering at UBC’s Okanagan campus has assembled world-class faculty and developed an innovative engineering curriculum to offer undergraduate and graduate engineering degrees in Electrical, Civil and Mechanical specializations. The campus is situated in one of the most scenic and appealing regions in Canada and offers faculty and students an intimate learning environment and exciting opportunities for interdisciplinary and region-centered research. The School of Engineering is located in a new state-of-the-art building completed in 2011.

The School of Engineering invites outstanding individuals to apply for the following position at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor rank. Applicants must have strong records demonstrating outstanding research, as well as a commitment to quality teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful applicant must have a Ph.D. in electrical engineering and should either have, or be eligible to pursue, registration with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia.

Area of Priority -

ELEC Electric Motor Drives
The desired area of research and expertise is electric motor drives. Especially relevant applications include the control of electric machines, industrial drive systems, electric transportation systems, or robotics.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position please visit the link - www.facultycareers.ubc.ca/17348.

Applicants should provide a Curriculum Vitae, Statement of Teaching Philosophy, Research Plan, list of three Referees. Preferred format is Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) file format. Please declare whether you are legally entitled to work in Canada.

Applications will be reviewed beginning February 15, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled. The appointment is expected to commence July 1, 2014.

School of Engineering (CIVIL - Industrial Infrastructure)

The School of Engineering invites outstanding individuals to apply for the following position at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor rank. Applicants must have strong records demonstrating outstanding research, as well as a commitment to quality teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful applicant must have a Ph.D. in civil engineering or related discipline and should either have, or be eligible to pursue, registration with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia.

Area of Priority

CIVIL - Industrial Infrastructure
The desired research and expertise are in oil and gas, liquid natural gas (LNG), and mining industrial infrastructure. Relevant focus areas are one or more of design, construction, operation, monitoring/modelling, management, and mitigation of environmental impacts associated with natural resources development activities.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position please visit the link –
http://www.hr.ubc.ca/careers-postings/faculty.php (Job Opening ID#17714)

Applicants should provide a Curriculum Vitae, Statement of Teaching Philosophy, Research Plan, list of three Referees. Preferred format is Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) file format. Please declare whether you are legally entitled to work in Canada. For assistance please contact, recruitment.apsc@ubc.ca

Applications will be reviewed beginning March 31, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled. The appointment is expected to commence July 1, 2014.

All applications will be reviewed; however, hired positions will be subject to budget and UBC Board of Governors’ approval.

UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. We especially welcome applications from members of visible minority groups, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientation and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to engage productively with diverse communities. Government regulations require that Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.


Faculty of Health and Social Development

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Faculty of Education

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Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies  

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Faculty of Management

PROFESSOR, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OR ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT, UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA OKANAGAN CAMPUS

The Faculty of Management at the University of British Columbia invites applications for tenure-track positions at the rank of Professor, Associate Professor or Assistant Professor. Successful candidates will hold a doctoral degree in their field and be able to demonstrate a strong record and interest across research, teaching and community engagement (commensurate with the rank applied for) in areas relevant to our Faculty vision and aims, and the UBC Plan. Candidates for a Professor or Associate Professor position will currently hold a tenured faculty appointment. The available positions are subject to budgetary approval and the start date is as soon as mutually convenient.

The Faculty of Management is located at the University of British Columbia’s Okanagan campus. We offer undergraduate, graduate and professional development programs, and participate fully in UBC's interdisciplinary graduate study (IGS) program. Our vision is for informed students, citizens, leaders, managers and entrepreneurs to understand businesses and organizations from multiple perspectives, taking into account public interests, and focusing explicitly on ethics; thus for people to be innovative and creative in imagining and realizing their future. We aim to focus on rapidly changing and uncertain contexts, and on management in globally connected regions.

Accordingly, our mission is to be outstanding in our contributions in scholarship, education and service so as to nurture capabilities to be innovative, imaginative and adaptive in leading and managing flourishing and sustainable businesses, organizations, communities and regions. Our aim is to have a major impact in practice on innovation and socio-economic development in the Okanagan, the British Columbia interior and comparable regions throughout the world.

Following Place and Promise: The UBC Plan, we are fully committed to transformative student learning through outstanding teaching and research, and through enriched educational experiences; to research excellence; and to community engagement that enhances economic, social and cultural well being in practice. We are equally committed to enhancing and drawing from the special characteristics of the Okanagan Campus, including its being a creative arena for inter- and multi-disciplinary study; and a diverse, cross-cultural space that integrates the local, regional, national and global.

The Faculty has embarked on a period of substantive change and development. We seek colleagues fully committed to participating in that change and to contributing to leading the development. Successful candidates will demonstrate a record of excellence in areas that are central to the Faculty’s vision, mission, aims and commitments. In that context, we are interested in candidates in any subject area of management and business.

More specifically, candidates must demonstrate a strong record and interest across the following areas (commensurate with the rank applied for):

• Significant publications in areas central to the Faculty’s vision, mission, aims and commitments
• Support for research through grants and external funding
• Innovation in the dissemination and application of research
• Teaching in areas central to the Faculty’s vision, mission, aims and commitments
• Development of hybrid or blended learning environments
• Scholarship that is not only disciplinary but that also crosses disciplines
• Relationship and capacity building with regional communities and organizations
• Knowledge translation with regional communities and organizations
• Administration and collegial governance in a university setting
• Mentoring of colleagues and students
• Relationship building with colleagues
• Leading and working in teams
• Development of the Faculty’s vision and mission, and of its further growth and advancement

For more information about the UBC Faculty of Management, please consult the faculty web page: http://www.ubc.ca/okanagan/management 

Applications must include:

(1) A cover letter that addresses the above-mentioned requirements for candidates (commensurate with the rank applied for) and that explains the candidate’s own philosophy and approach to their work 

(2) A current and complete curriculum vitae 

(3) Statements outlining a program of future research and community engagement, and areas of teaching interest
(4) A sample of research scholarship
(5) Evidence of accomplishments in the above-mentioned requirements for successful candidates
(6) Names and contact information for three referees

All documents must be submitted as email attachments to Carol Zuckerman (Faculty Administrator; carol.zuckerman@ubc.ca). Preferred formats are Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx) and Adobe Acrobat (.pdf). Candidates are responsible for ensuring that letters from the three referees are sent directly to the same address. Applications and references will be reviewed starting October 1, 2013 and will continue until the positions are filled.

UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. We especially welcome applications from members of visible minority groups, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to engage productively with diverse communities. Government regulations require that Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.

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Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences

PHILOSOPHY – Assistant Professor

The Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in Philosophy at the rank of Assistant Professor. The position will be held in Economics, Philosophy and Political Science in the Barber School (http://web.ubc.ca/okanagan/ikbarberschool/welcome.html).

The successful candidate will have a PhD in Philosophy, a strong research record and demonstrated excellence in and commitment to undergraduate teaching. Although the Area of Specialization is open, teaching needs are expected in logic, the philosophy of science and related areas. The position is anticipated to begin July 1, 2014.

UBC is one of the world's top universities. UBC’s Okanagan campus, located in the city of Kelowna at the heart of the Okanagan Valley, has over 8,400 students in six faculties. Kelowna is connected by direct flights to major Canadian and U.S. cities and the region is considered one of the most desirable areas to live in Canada.

How to Apply -

To apply for this position please visit the link -
http://www.hr.ubc.ca/careers-postings/faculty.php (Job Opening ID# 16970).

Applicants should provide a cover letter, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching ability (e.g. course evaluations), and three letters of reference.

***Candidates are responsible for ensuring that letters from the three referees are sent directly to the following email address - recruitment.bsas@ubc.ca

Preferred formats are Microsoft Word (.doc) and Adobe Acrobat (.pdf). Please declare whether you are legally entitled to work in Canada.

Applications will be reviewed beginning December 15, 2013. The process will continue until the position is filled.

All appointments are subject to budgetary approval.

UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. We especially welcome applications from members of visible minority groups, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations or gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to engage productively with diverse communities. Government regulations require that Canadians and permanent residents of Canada be given priority.

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POLITICAL SCIENCE

The Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in Political Science at the rank of Assistant Professor. The position will be held in Economics, Philosophy and Political Science in the Barber School (http://web.ubc.ca/okanagan/ikbarberschool/welcome.html).

The successful candidate will have a PhD in Political Science, a strong research record and demonstrated excellence in and commitment to undergraduate teaching. Areas of specialization may include Canadian federalism, Canadian foreign policy and Canadian political economy. Teaching needs are also expected in areas relating to constitutional law and international law. The position is anticipated to begin July 1, 2014.

UBC is one of the world's top universities. UBC’s Okanagan campus, located in the city of Kelowna at the heart of the Okanagan Valley, has over 8,400 students in six faculties. Kelowna is connected by direct flights to major Canadian and U.S. cities and the region is considered one of the most desirable areas to live in Canada.

How to Apply

To apply for this position please visit the link -
http://www.hr.ubc.ca/careers-postings/faculty.php (Job Opening ID# 16965).

Applicants should provide a cover letter, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching ability (e.g. course evaluations), and three letters of reference.

***Candidates are responsible for ensuring that letters from the three referees are sent directly to the following email address - recruitment.bsas@ubc.ca.

Preferred formats are Microsoft Word (.doc) and Adobe Acrobat (.pdf). Please declare whether you are legally entitled to work in Canada.

Applications will be reviewed beginning January 15, 2014. The process will continue until the position is filled.
All appointments are subject to budgetary approval.

UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. We especially welcome applications from members of visible minority groups, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations or gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to engage productively with diverse communities. Government regulations require that Canadians and permanent residents of Canada be given priority.

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Computer Science – Instructor | Competition COSC-2014

The Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus, invites applications for a tenure-track Instructor I position in Computer Science to begin July 1, 2014 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field, relevant university teaching experience, evidence of ability and commitment to teaching excellence, and promise of educational leadership. Individuals with expertise in any area of computer science will be considered, but instructors specializing in mobile and web application development or systems (cloud computing, network science, operating systems) are particularly welcome. An interest in pedagogy, especially development and evaluation of teaching systems and approaches, is desirable.

The successful candidate will teach courses in the undergraduate program, contribute to and oversee the curricular development and innovation of the undergraduate Computer Science program, supervise undergraduate students’ research, keep abreast of current developments in Computer Science and the field of teaching and learning, and fulfill service obligations to the University and community.

UBC is one of the world's top universities. The university has two distinct campuses, one in Vancouver and one in Kelowna. UBC’s Okanagan campus, located in the city of Kelowna, at the heart of the Okanagan Valley has over 8,400 students in six Faculties, including strong graduate programs at all levels. Kelowna is connected by direct flights to major Canadian and USA cities and the region is considered one of the most desirable regions to live in Canada.

For more information on the Irving K. Barber School please visit: http://www.ubc.ca/okanagan/ikbarberschool/welcome.html

How to Apply

Complete applications should include: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy and evidence of teaching ability, as well as three letters of reference. These letters and the applications should be sent as e-mail attachments to: recruitment.bsas@ubc.ca.
Preferred formats are Microsoft Word (.doc) or Adobe Acrobat (.pdf).

Please put the competition title on the subject line of the e-mail and declare whether you are legally entitled to work in Canada.

The reviewing of applications will begin January 15, 2014, and continue until the position is filled.

All appointments are subject to budgetary approval.

UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. We especially welcome applications from members of visible minority groups, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to engage productively with diverse communities. Government regulations require that Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.

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Irving K.Barber School of Arts and Sciences


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